This year marks the 25th edition of the awards, which have become widely recognized as the region’s most sought-after business accolade for people under the age of 40.
Forty Under 40
Business: Professional services Born: Peterborough, Ont.
Business: Logistics technology Born: Ottawa
Business: Real estate investment and development Biggest business achievement: Hiring a great team and watching them flourish.
Solmaz Shahalizadeh, vice-president of data science and engineering and head of commerce intelligence, Shopify
Business: E-commerce Born: Iran
Business: Customer experience, feedback and contactless communications as a SaaS offering. Born: Winnipeg
Business: Civil construction Born: Regina
Business: Film and television Born: Blairmore, Alta.
Business: IT services Born: Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Business: Software company that helps retailers detect checkout errors Born: Montreal